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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Howard Lawrence Hardy
Stat Years
1974-1979  [mlb] 1974-1976
Height/Weight
5-10 / 180
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (156)
Draft Position
p
Born Date/Place
High School
Bellaire (Bellaire,TX)
Colleges
University of Texas (Austin, Texas)
Draft
Selected by the San Diego Padres in Round #23 (#536 overall) of the 1970 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase) 2 Draft Instances
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Jack Bloomfield
MLB Debut
1974-04-28 - Boxscore  (Age: 26.109)
Service Time
Organizations
HOU [4] SDN [2]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 12426 ... retro id: hardl101 ... mlbam id: 115464
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1974San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn25261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf944.697610025752101.21295853944574001.7011.420.803.905.055.131.30.692
    1974MLB Totals: SDNbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf944.717610025752101.71295853944574001.7111.470.803.915.075.161.30.692
    1975San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn25272Log - Sp - Ext - Perf0013.5030001302.28643230003.7527.009.996.7510.1220.251.50.000
    1975MLB Totals: SDNbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf0016.3630001302.78643230004.5532.739.998.1812.2724.551.50.000
    1976Houston AstrosNLMLBhou42283Log - Sp - Ext - Perf007.06150001115321.2341917210101002.0314.120.834.154.157.891.00.000
    1976MLB Totals: HOUbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf007.22150001115321.7341917210101002.0814.430.854.254.258.071.00.000
    1977Charleston CharliesILAAAhou-294---256.2832100031343.0583330219232001.7912.140.423.984.816.911.21.286
    1977Minor Totals: HOUbyYearAAA----291---256.2832100031343.0583330219232001.7912.140.423.984.816.911.21.286
    1978Charleston CharliesILAAAhou-305---331.7628000028846.04111919244001.098.020.201.764.702.152.67.500
    1978Minor Totals: HOUbyYearAAA----301---331.7628000028846.04111919244001.098.020.201.764.702.152.67.500
    1979Charleston CharliesILAAAhou-316---253.0034000034645.0401815219225011.318.000.403.804.403.601.16.286
    1979Minor Totals: HOUbyYearAAA----311---253.0034000034645.0401815219225011.318.000.403.804.403.601.16.286
    MLB Totals (3 yrs)945.299410037935126.017183741456705001.8012.211.004.005.005.931.25.692
    National League Totals (3 yrs)945.299410037935126.017183741456705001.8012.211.004.005.005.931.25.692
    Minor League Totals7133.639410009317134.013962545476911011.399.340.343.164.634.161.47.350
    Minor: AAA Totals7133.639410009317134.013962545476911011.399.340.343.164.634.161.47.350
    San Diego Padres Totals (2 yrs)944.937910026782104.313764571246604001.7611.841.043.985.195.531.30.692
    Houston Astros Totals (1 yrs)007.22150001115321.7341917210101002.0814.430.854.254.258.071.00.000
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1974San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn2526pL-S-E-P17610100000001700000.000.091.000.0911100.100.000.0009.0963.647.000.00.000.0
    1976Houston AstrosNLMLBhou4228pL-S-E-P2152000000000000000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1977Charleston CharliesILAAAhou-29p---33210100020000000001.0001.0001.0002.000110.000.0001.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (2 yrs)9112100000001700000.000.077.000.0771300.083.000.0007.6953.857.000.00.000.0
    National League Totals (2 yrs)9112100000001700000.000.077.000.0771300.083.000.0007.6953.857.000.00.000.0
    Minor League Totals3210100020000000001.0001.0001.0002.000110.000.0001.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AAA Totals3210100020000000001.0001.0001.0002.000110.000.0001.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    San Diego Padres Totals (1 yrs)7610100000001700000.000.091.000.0911100.100.000.0009.0963.647.000.00.000.0
    Houston Astros Totals (1 yrs)152000000000000000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1974San Diego PadresNLMLB26P760101.2622223028.9330.400.2846.9100.01
    1975San Diego PadresNLMLB27P302.2001010.0000.000.001.9100.014
    1976Houston AstrosNLMLB28P15021.20401441.0000.300.199.3100.014
    1978Charleston CharliesILAAA30P2800.0580013131.0000.500.0020.0100.04
    1979Charleston CharliesILAAA31P3400.0460110101.0000.300.0024.5100.03
    MLB Totals - (P)940125626333532.9140.300.260.00.00
    AAA Totals - (P)62009140123231.0000.400.000.00.00
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1974MLB76----------
    1975MLB3----------
    1976MLB15----------
    1978Minor28----------
    1979Minor34----------
    Totals156----------